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FEB
8

Worrall and Robin Cheltenham Road Library Reading

11:00 - 12:00
Looking for things to do this half term? Why not drop in to Linda’s library reading. The beautifully illustrated book will be for sale on the day with activity sheets and stickers for all who attend. For more information click here.

FEB
10

Worrall and Robin Henleaze Library Reading

11:00 - 12:00
Looking for things to do this half term? Why not drop in to Linda’s library reading. The beautifully illustrated book will be for sale on the day with activity sheets and stickers for all who attend. For more information click here

FEB
11

Worrall and Robin Redland Library Reading

11:30 - 12:30
Looking for things to do this half term? Why not drop in to Linda’s library reading. The beautifully illustrated book will be for sale on the day with activity sheets and stickers for all who attend. For more information click here.

FEB
20

The Perfectionist's Guide to Writing a Novel

15:00 - 16:00
Join Helen Barbour at North Finchley Library to hear her insights into both writing and living with obsessive-compulsive disorder as she talks about her debut novel The A to Z of Normal. To book - call 020 8359 3845.


AUG
6

Swanwick Writers' Summer School

For one spell-binding week every August, over 200 published and unpublished writers across all genres gather to listen to inspirational speakers, take part in courses and meet fellow writers. SilverWood Author Helen Barbour will be running a course on self-publishing on 7 August at this event. For more information click here.

SEP
2

Historical Novel Society's UK Conference

Dreaming Spires, the Historical Novel Society's 2016 UK Conference, will be held in Oxford. Featuring talks by Jo Baker, Fay Weldon, Vanora Bennett, Elizabeth Chadwick, Emma Darwin, C.W. Garter and Henrietta Leyser.

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Historical Novel Society Indie Award Successes

"No words could explain the boost of confidence this gives to a relatively new writer." SilverWood historical novelists share their reactions to HNS Indie Award successes.

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Coming Soon...

An Odd Sock Story by Rose Hart and Elvira Grassia

What really happens to those socks that 'get lost in the wash'? Illustrated by Jan Hart.

Duplicity by Harvey Black

The first book in Harvey Black's new 'Cold War – Redux' series.

Beulah Bewley: My Life as a Woman and Doctor by Beulah Bewley

An inspiring account of the life and work of Dame Beulah Bewley.

Heng Mountain by Mike Robinson

A young man sets out to save his family and friends but soon finds the fate of all of China in his hands.

Heng Mountain [Hardback Edition] by Mike Robinson

A young man sets out to save his family and friends but soon finds the fate of all of China in his hands.

Journey to Colonus by Franklin Debrot

A Novel of Race, Espionage and Redemption.

MADLAND by Mike Stephenson

This book gives an insight into what it's like to work in TV advertising.

Controlling Charlotte by Charlotte Hains

The eagerly anticipated follow-up to 'Introducing Charlotte'.

INSURRECTIO by Alison Morton

Book 5 of the Roma Nova series, the alternate history thrillers by Alison Morton.

Dancing With Shadows by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Dancing With Shadows [Hardback Edition] by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

The Song-Sayer's Lament by David Ebsworth

Sixth-Century Britain. Ambros Skyhound and his blind Song-Sayer must battle enemies who would destroy their combined faith.

The Kilted Puffling by Richard Huband

Find out all about this extra special puffing and his friends in an illustrated adventure set on the magical Isle of Ornith.

Miss Woo Country by David Peak

Care facility resident Peter looks back on his life and the people who’ve shaped it in this tale of magical realism.

The Secret Life of Freaks by Ben Sansum

The second novel from the author of 'Spannered'.

Jess Makes a New Friend by Jo Allmond and Jess Hiles

More adventures from Jess the Goth Fairy.

There's No Such Thing as Monsters by Kylie Holmes

Tom believes that monsters live in his bedroom. His mum tells him there's no such thing. Is she right?

Not Just A Crown of Thorns by Robert O Russell

Poems from the heart by the author of 'The Right Way'.

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